The Housekeeper and the Professor

Start Date: July 1, 2020
End Date: July 1, 2020
Time Detail: 2:00-5:00 p.m. (PST)
Location: Online
Type of Course: Book Groups
Audience: K-12 current in-service teachers from WA, ID, OR, AK, MT.
Course Description: Explore a beautiful, elegant novel that is considered a classic piece of modern day Japanese literature, and was awarded the prestigious 2004 Yomiuri Prize. A best-seller and movie in Japan, Yoko Ogawa’s The Housekeeper and the Professor is centered around the unique friendship between the “professor”, a mathematician whose memory only lasts 80 minutes, and his housekeeper, a single-mother to 10-year old “Root”.

Program leader
The Book Club will be facilitated by EARC China Specialist Tese Wintz Neighbor.
Registration and Info:

Click HERE for more information and to register.

Offered to: Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington
Additional Information: Program benefits
A physical or digital copy of the book
Online Resource packet
Four free Washington State OSPI clock hours